Student reports attempted assault near 8th Avenue and Hilyard Street

The UOPD reported a man was being chased by another man holding a knife on Oct. 15, according to the campus crime alert posted on Oct. 17.

The assault happened Monday night on a bike path near 8th Avenue and Hilyard Street. The victim was walking the path when the suspect approached him and pulled out a knife against him.

The suspect is reported to have long hair and baggy clothes.

The UOPD and the Eugene police request anyone with information regarding this or similar cases to contact the Eugene Police at  541-682-5111, or UOPD at 541-346-2919.

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